MA Early College Community of Practice

MASSACHUSETTS EARLY COLLEGE Community of Practice Resource Site

Massachusetts Early College provides a structured program of study and supports that increases college success and career readiness while prioritizing students historically underserved in higher education.

NS4ed, in partnership with the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Schools and Department of Higher Education, provides technical assistance, coaching, and resources for Massachusetts Early College designees, applicants, and prospective applicants. You will find information about upcoming events, designation criteria and requirements, the application process, past event materials, Early College resources specific to the Commonwealth, and many other supportive resources and tools on this resource site.

All Events

01 December 2022
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Use the link below to access drop-in office hours for assistance with the designation process. NS4ed Office Hours Access Link If you would like to set up dedicated assistance time […]

02 December 2022
10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Every Friday from 10:30 a.m. to noon, DESE has office hours for EC Designation Applicants. To sign up for a 20-minute time slot, click HERE.

06 December 2022
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Touchpoint Tuesdays (formerly referred to as check-in meetings) for the 2022-23 academic year will be held bi-weekly on Tuesday afternoons at 1:00 p.m. You will need to register for the series of […]

07 December 2022
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Led by DESE, the EL Success in Early College Working Group meets monthly through April of 2023. If interested in learning more and joining this group, please email Renee Poisson.

08 December 2022
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Use the link below to access drop-in office hours for assistance with the designation process. NS4ed Office Hours Access Link If you would like to set up dedicated assistance time […]

09 December 2022
10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Every Friday from 10:30 a.m. to noon, DESE has office hours for EC Designation Applicants. To sign up for a 20-minute time slot, click HERE.

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